TN: Agriculture & Commerce: Impact of COVID-19 to Rural TN's Economy

Presented by Bill Fox, John Newton, and David Connor
Hosted by Tennessee Chamber of Commerce & Industry

The Tennessee Chamber is partnering with the Tennessee Farm Bureau to host Agriculture and Commerce: Effects of the Pandemic on Rural Economies. The program will focus on agriculture and other economic factors that contribute to rural economies, an outlook on local government, and a Tennessee government leadership panel.

8:00- Welcome: Bradley Jackson and Jeff Aiken
8:10- Bill Fox, A Pandemic Economy: Bill Fox, University of Tennessee
8:25- Agricultural Economics Overview and Outlook: John Newton, American Farm Bureau Federation
8:40- Local Governments and Financial Impacts: David Connor, Tennessee County Officials Association
8:55- State Leader Panel Discussion
9:10- Questions